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Theodore Football Team History

Theodore Bobcats
Theodore High School

6201 Swedetown Rd. Theodore, AL 36582
Stadium: C.A. Douglas Field
Colors: Red & White
Coach: Joe Downey
Region: 6A-R1
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1951  <-- 1996 <- 1997 -> 1998 --> 2020

1997 Season Highlights
 Joe Downey enters his 11th season as Head Coach at Theodore.
 The Bobcats finished 2nd in Region 1.
1997 Season
 Date   Opponent  Score   
 Fri., Sep. 5  vs. Dothan    14   23   L       
 Fri., Sep. 12  vs. McGill-Toolen   *  27   18   W       
 Fri., Sep. 19  vs. Vigor    6   36   L       
 Fri., Sep. 26  @ Davidson   *  13   10   W       
 Fri., Oct. 3  vs. Satsuma    35   14   W       
 Fri., Oct. 10  vs. Murphy   *  13   24   L       
 Thu., Oct. 16  @ LeFlore    8   7   W    Ladd-Peebles   
 Fri., Oct. 24  @ Mary Montgomery    47   21   W       
 Fri., Oct. 31  @ Shaw    28   6   W       
 Fri., Nov. 7  @ Baker   *  34   14   W       
 Fri., Nov. 14  @ Central Phenix City    0   13   L       1st Round Playoffs 
1997 Season Totals
  Points Scored225
  Scoring Average20.5
  Points Allowed186
  Defense Average16.9
  Opponents Record60-57
  Region Record3-1
  Home Record2-3
  Away Record5-1
1997 Class 6A Rankings
 Date   Week   Rank   Record   Votes   Source 
 Theodore was not ranked.
1997 Class 6A Region 1 Standings
  Regular Season   Playoffs   Region/Area Record 
 Team  W/L/T  PF   PA  W/L/T PF   PA  W/L/T  PF  PA   Coach 
Murphy 8-22921250-114174-016253  Terry Curtis
Theodore 7-42251860-10133-18766  Joe Downey
Davidson 4-61912262-29183  Roger Dearmon
McGill-Toolen 4-61262021-37889  Paul Crane
Baker 0-10544540-435162  Wade Whitney

1997 Player Awards
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Award   Team   Source 
 No Theodore Players on File.

1997 All State Players
 Player   Position   Class   Ht.   Wt.   Team   Source 
 No Theodore Players on File.

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